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And the finished piece - now about 90cm by25cm.
Finally, I made the little piece up into a wobbly notebook.
Just a quick post to recommend this website Zandra Rhodes Digital Study Collection: TUTORIALS -a collection of short videos going through the design process. I like her comments about keeping a sketchbook, even the pages you are ashamed of.
Well, the course may be finished but there is still plenty to do. Next week I am at North Somerset Arts Week with Gordano Textile Artists so I have been enjoying myself making some things to sell.
These pendants combine acrylic with weaving and bonded fibres – I drew the shapes I wanted for the acrylic and had them laser cut by RazorLAB.
And some cards using my machine embroidery designs. The dragonfly is on bonded threads and the heart is tiny strips of fabric with butterflies.
We are showing at Purbeck Lodge, Lake Road, Portishead BS20 7JA from 9-12th May, open 11-4. It is easy to find as it is opposite the cafe and car park, and if the weather is kind we will be serving tea and cake in the garden. Pop in if you are in the area, there is sure to be lots to see. I am stewarding on Thursday and Friday if you want to say hello